Student Headquarters


Degree Resources

Get the nuts and bolts information, resources, handbooks, and forms you need for degree planning, writing your portfolio, meeting degree requirements, and more.  

  • Handbooks
  • Forms
  • Degree Planning Resources
  • Fulfilling Gen Eds
  • Taking Time Off
Academic Support

In addition to your academic advising team, UMass Amherst offers you a slate of academic support services designed to help you stay on track academically and push you past the finish line.

  • Library
  • Tutoring
  • Disability Services
  • Learning Online/Study Tips
Community Resources

You are not alone. Community resources are available to support you on your journey. Connect with affinity groups, get help with childcare, talk with fellow students and alumni, and more. 

  • Active Military and Veterans
  • Child Care
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • First Generation
  • Friends of UWW
  • UWW on Facebook
Technical Support

From technical requirements for online learning to getting tech help and free software, learn about the computer support available to you as a UMass Amherst student. 

  • IT Guide for Students
  • Technical Support
  • Computer Requirements
  • Getting a New Computer 
  • Free Software

Each year, UMass Amherst and UWW award thousands in scholarship assistance. Learn more about scholarship and microgrant funds, and how you can apply. 

Two UWW Degree Completion Program faculty standing with two graduates outside at the UMass commencement. Everyone is in their caps and gowns and smiling.

Meet Your Support Team

Learn about and connect with the advisors, faculty, and staff who are here for you every step of the way. 

Interdisciplinary Studies Faculty and Staff Learn more.

Top Announcements

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Applications Open for UWW Scholarships
Scholarship applications are open for the Miriam Williford and David A. Cole scholarships.
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The Old Chapel, seen through reeds across a frozen campus pond on a snowy day
Pass Fail Policies Announced for Spring 2021
UMass Amherst has issued new pass/fail guidelines for spring 2021.
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Two non-traditional age UWW Degree Completion graduates standing outdoors at the main UMass Amherst commencement ceremony. The person on the left is smiling, wearing a cap and gown, a silver veteran's sash, and glasses, with white hair peaking out from under his cap. The person on the left is a little shorter, also wearing a cap and gown and smiling with gold earrings, a necklace and long blonde hair.
2021 Graduates Encouraged to Submit Video Clips
The UWW Degree Completion Program will be creating a video to celebrate the class of 2021, and we’d love for you to be part of it!
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Showing Up with Asian and Asian American Folks
University Without Walls is co-sponsoring the event and invites students to
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R1 Exam April 28-29
The deadline to register is April 21.
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Cap and Gown Ordering Open for 2021 Graduates
Cap and gown ordering is open now for 2021 graduates.
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Get Ready for UMassGives
Help us fund a new scholarship in honor of UWW alumna and civil rights
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UMassGives logo. Bright orange with a stylized maroon illustration of the UMass Amherst chapel clock tower with straight lines of darker orange light radiating out from it. In red at the top it says UMASS and then in white text on a red ribbon-looking banner, it says, GIVES. In red , around the top of the spire, it reads: 4.29.21- 4.30.21
Summer Registration Open
Registration for summer courses is open as of Monday, March 15.
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Deaf Studies Course Debuts in Fall 2021
Myles Sanders will teach Introduction to Deaf Studies, a new online course.
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You did it! Learn everything you need to know about graduating and about your commencement ceremonies. 

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